I created this space as a place for me to share these loves and passions of mine; what makes my heart beat and colors my days alive. My hope is that this blog is filled with the realness, the rawness, the beautiful, the heart stirring, gut aching, shakey nervousness, slow and pensive, wild and thriving thoughts and moments of LIFE.
The other day I had a dream about being on a hike. I was alone. It was getting darker the further in I ventured. It was hot and humid; so humid it looked almost foggy. The trees were dense. The slope was steep. There were too many twists and turns to count. The ground was […]
15 years ago we went on a Valentine’s Day date to the Southern Hills mall to watch Big Fish. We held hands. We walked around the mall and Ty bought me a heart shaped necklace with a diamond in it from Helzberg. 15 years later for Valentine’s Day we went on a day date for […]
I took four weeks of bump photos before we’d say goodbye to our baby. I know that sweet baby didn’t make up most of this bump, but I’m thankful I have something to remember our short time together. We were planning on sharing our news with the world this week; Valentine’s Day to be exact. […]
When I can’t sleep, I pull out my phone and I journal as a last ditch effort to quiet my mind. I probably have hundreds of these late night (well, early morning if we’re getting technical) writing sessions. It doesn’t happen every night, just when my mind is unusually tough to settle down. The night […]
“I’m so sorry” the ultrasound technician said as our midwife placed her hand on my leg and Ty placed his hand on my shoulder in that dark room that was now silent. I had been pleading with Jesus the entire time the tech was moving the wand around the warm gel on my belly; talking […]